April 9, 2016

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HIV / AIDS New and updated CDC resources on HIV and AIDS

  • Outbreak of Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection Among Heterosexual Persons Who Are Living Homeless and Inject Drugs - Seattle, Washington, 2018
    on April 18, 2019 at 7:04 pm

    In 2018, disease investigation and molecular HIV surveillance in Seattle, Washington, identified 14 related HIV diagnoses among heterosexuals who were living homeless, most of whom injected drugs. From 2017 to mid-November 2018, the number of HIV diagnoses among heterosexuals in King County, Washington, who inject drugs increased 286%. […]

  • Dear Colleague: CDC Observes Transgender HIV Testing Day
    on April 17, 2019 at 3:07 pm

    National Transgender HIV Testing Day is observed each year on April 18. This day is an opportunity to focus on HIV testing, prevention, and treatment among transgender people. It encourages local testing events and testing campaigns to increase HIV status awareness in transgender populations. […]

  • Fact Sheet: HIV and Transgender People
    on April 16, 2019 at 4:31 pm

    This web content contains information and statistical data about HIV among transgender people. […]

  • Infographic: Diagnoses of HIV Infection in the United States and Dependent Areas, 2017
    on April 16, 2019 at 2:53 pm

    The annual HIV Surveillance Report provides an overview on the current epidemiology of HIV disease in the United States and dependent areas. CDC funds state and territorial health departments to collect surveillance data on persons diagnosed with HIV infection; all personal identifiers are removed from these data before being transmitted to CDC via a secure data network. Data are analyzed by CDC and then displayed by age, race, sex, transmission category, and jurisdiction (where appropriate). The report is published annually. […]

  • Fact Sheet: HIV and Youth
    on April 11, 2019 at 12:22 pm

    This updated web content provides information and statistical data about HIV and youth, including a fact sheet that visually displays this information. […]

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